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Steve Spurrier aced a hole at Augusta in 2008

He doesn't like to brag, though. Everyone knows South Carolina Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier is the model of humility. Just how humble is he, though? WAYYYYLLLLLL... 1 of 2 @ESPNMag says Steve Spurrier aced Augusta National's No. 7 during 2008 Masters week. Show More Summary

A look back at the 2006 British Open, when Tiger Woods outsmarted everyone

2 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Every major championship is unique. No matter the venue or the tournament, all major championships are played in tough conditions on tight golf courses with high rough and quick greens. Even the Masters, played at Augusta National each...Show More Summary

Mo Martin hits the shot of her life to set up an eagle on the 72nd hole to win the British Open

2 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

There are certain golf shots hit at major championships that don't need explaining. Sarazen at the 1935 Masters. Jack Nicklaus' 1-iron at Pebble Beach in '72. Tiger's chip on the 16th at Augusta National in 2005. Mo Martin's second shot on the 18th at Royal Birkdale should make that list. Show More Summary

Errie Ball, Welshman Who Played in First Masters, Dies at 103

2 months agoSports / Golf : On Par

Samuel Henry Ball, known since childhood as Errie, was the last survivor of the 72 players from the first Augusta National Invitational Tournament in 1934.

U.S. Open Insider: For Bubba, course is a lay up

Bubba Watson won the Masters by overpowering Augusta National with his length. But while some feel there are similarities with Augusta National because of the lack of rough at Pinehurst, Watson is going in with an entirely different - and possibly controversial - strategy.

Terrible political operation NOM acted terribly in Maine; must now pay, comply

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Despite its arrogant attempts to be, the National Organization For Marriage is not, in fact, above proper compliance and protocol. NOM and its leaders learned this yet again today: AUGUSTA –– The state ethics board voted unanimously Wednesday to impose...

Five quick questions with Rickie Fowler

4 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Rickie Fowler is one of the most recognizable faces on the PGA Tour, a 25-year-old with one career PGA Tour wins and a nice T-5 earlier this year at the Masters, his best finish ever at Augusta National. Fowler took some time to chat...Show More Summary

Is Augusta National a Left-Hander’s Paradise?

4 months agoSports / Golf : The Sand Trap

In recent years the Masters has been won an overwhelming amount by left handed golfers, I take a look at why the lefties are dominating.

Age Really Does Know No Limits in Golf

4 months agoSports / Golf : On Par

Billy Payne wore a smile as wide as the Augusta National fairways as he watched eight kids file out of the room with their trophies from the inaugural Drive, Chip and Putt Championship on the Sunday before the Masters.

Rise & Fall: 1903

No nation rose so white and fair. None fell so pure of crime. — Confederate Monument inscription Augusta, Georgia, circa 1903. "Albion Hotel and Confederate Monument." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

Players Championship hole locations for the second round at TPC Sawgrass

It does't have the profile of the Masters or Augusta National Golf Club, but The Players at TPC Sawgrass is the second biggest non-rotating golf event of the year. That annual re-orientation to one of the year's most memorable layouts has made many fans familiar with Pete Dye's design, and many holes are immediately identifiable. Show More Summary

Does Bubba Watson get two green jackets as a multiple Masters champion?

5 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

Bubba Watson won his second Masters title in three years at Augusta National on Sunday, joining a very elite group of guys that have been able to take down Augusta multiple times. It was an incredible accomplishment for a guy that has...Show More Summary

2014 Masters Day 2 Recap: Bubba takes control

5 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

The second round of the Masters is complete, and with it some very, very interesting happenings around Augusta National. Bubba Watson took full control of the Masters, hoping to win for the second time here in the last three years. His...Show More Summary

Luke Donald's penalty at Masters reported by a patron at Augusta National

5 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Luke Donald was penalized two strokes at The Masters on Thursday for grounding his club while the ball was still in a bunker on the ninth hole. A spokesman for Augusta National, where the Masters is played, told YahooShow More Summary

2014 Masters Day 1 Recap: Haas, Scott impressive early

5 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

One day is in the books at Augusta National and the 2014 Masters, and the day brought plenty of incredible rounds, some tough breaks for some of the top names and a leaderboard that is as stacked as one would expect. We take a second...Show More Summary

Tiger Woods back chipping and putting, has suffered no setbacks during injury recovery

The No. 1 player in the world has suffered "zero" setbacks and after hearing Tiger was "immobile" just a couple weeks ago, his agent confirms that he's back working on his golf game. Tiger Woods, who Augusta National chairman Billy Payne characterized as immobile just two weeks ago, is back working on his golf game. Show More Summary

Graeme McDowell watched the final round of the Masters on TV and took notes

5 months agoSports / Golf : Devil Ball Golf

If there is ever a golf tournament that professionals hope to win, it's the Masters. The problem with Augusta National, however, is it doesn't always suit the game of certain professionals. Lee Trevino famously had trouble with Augusta,...Show More Summary

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